Interesting and amusing extracts from the 1954 centenary souvenir "Watchers of a Beacon" by E W Griffin about Methodism in Keswick and Cockermouth Circuit 1854 - 1954. I have included extracts from Baptisms Records held at Cumbria Archives "Occupations & Trades around Brigham Chapel, Broughton & Dearham 1893-1910" In 1780 Wesley writes of Cockermouth: “At eight I preached in the Town Hall, but to the poor only; the rich could not rise so soon"! A... Topics: Methodism, Methodism Cumbria, Wesley.
[v.1] John Christian Curwen. William Biamire.--[v.2] Sir J. R. G. Graham, bart. of Netherby.--[v.3] The Howards (introductory) Lord William Howard ("Belted Well" of Naworth), Charles, eleventh duke of Norfolk, Henry Howard of Corby castle, George, seventh earl of Carlisle, Rev. Richard Matthews, John Rooke, Captain Joseph Huddart.--[v.4] William Wardsworth, Susanna Blamire, Thomas Tickell, Jane Christian Blamire, the Loshes of Woodside, Dr. Thomas Addison, Hugh Lee Pattison.--[v.5]... Topic: Cumbria (England) -- Biography
Edith G. makes folk music about Cumbria, the place where she was born. We introduce modern instruments into folk music to create a new sound. Orlando Z. plays all instruments and background vokals. Topic: Edith G. from Cumbria
The PM met children from Grasmere School in #Cumbria who wrote to ask him for help to repair the damaged A591 road David Cameron visited Cumbria and Lancashire to announce funding to repair infrastructure damaged by floods and a campaign to promote tourism in the north. Topics: videobot, archiveteam, twitter, twitter.com, 693418246599409664, UK Prime Minister, #Cumbria,...
The story of the Keswick and Cockermouth Methodist Circuit, a centenary souvenir 1854-1954 by Ernest W Griffin. Extracts: Cockermouth in 1780, Wesley writes: “At eight I preached in the Town Hall, but to the poor only; the rich could not rise so soon"! Do our collections for overseas still go to "the barbarous inhabitants of New Zealand" ! Will the current ministers expect the equivalent of "Walked the thirteen miles from Keswick carrying a heavy... Topics: Methodists, methodism in Cumbria, Keswick Cockermouth, Wesley, Cockermouth, Cumbria
Davidsons DPR and a specialist Damp Proofing and Timber Treatment contractor based in Carlisle, Cumbria. Along with Damp Proofing we offer - Internal and external Plastering, home and office renovations, and Basement conversions. We are a sovereign approved contractor with over 20 years experience. Davidsons DPR Damp Proofing Topics: Damp Proofing, Carlisle, Cumbria, timber treatment, specialist
The second sample pack of the Cumbria Remixed project - this one is made up of loops and samples I created from field recordings across Cumbria. Please download and play and if you would like to submit a remix send it to firstname.lastname@example.org Topics: remix pack, cumbria remixed, samples, sound art
'THE BRICKYARD PODCAST' - Monthly podcast from Carlisle's Live Music Venue, promoting music from Cumbria and South West Scotland. WIll Include guest music selectors, band spotlights, competitions from signed bands, comedy sections and details of forthcoming events and gigs at Carlisle' live music venue 'THE BRICKYARD'. Feat. TAUNTRA, RELUCTANT TO SPEAK, SPOKES, NIGHT OF SEVENS + many more.... Topics: Carlisle, cumbria, alternative, venue, brickyard, rock
'THE BRICKYARD PODCAST' - Monthly podcast from Carlisle's Live Music Venue, promoting music from Cumbria and South West Scotland. WIll Include guest music selectors, band spotlights, competitions from signed bands, comedy sections and details of forthcoming events and gigs at Carlisle' live music venue 'THE BRICKYARD'. Feat. TAUNTRA, RELUCTANT TO SPEAK, SPOKES, NIGHT OF SEVENS + many more.... Topics: carlisle, cumbria, music, live, venue, brickyard, scotland
This is a sample pack of sounds recorded at Lanternhouse in Cumbria by sound artist Shaun Blezard for the project Cumbria Remixed. Please use the samples, have fun do a remix and please let us know if you do a remix as we would love to feature it on the blog and we are thinking of releasing a best of compilation as a net release. If you do a remix please send us a copy - either to our soundcloud drop box or send to email@example.com. We will be featuring them on the blog and are hoping to... Topics: sample pack, cumbria remixed, field recording, samples
Torquay United v Barrow AFC Coverage of Carlisle United v Plymouth Argyle (NOT online) and Torquay United v Barrow AFC Topics: BBC, Radio Program, BBC Radio Cumbria Sport Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p043g7hr